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Pie vs. Cake

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The main difference between Pie and Cake is that the Pie is a baked dish and Cake is a bread-like baked dessert.

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  • Pie (noun)

    A type of pastry that consists of an outer crust and a filling.

    "The family had steak and kidney pie for dinner and cherry pie for dessert."

  • Pie (noun)

    Any of various other, non-pastry dishes that maintain the general concept of a shell with a filling.

    "Shepherd's pie is made of mince covered with mashed potato."

  • Pie (noun)

    Pizza.

  • Pie (noun)

    The whole of a wealth or resource, to be divided in parts.

  • Pie (noun)

    A disorderly mess of spilt type.

  • Pie (noun)

    An especially badly bowled ball.

  • Pie (noun)

    a gluttonous person.

  • Pie (noun)

    A pie chart.

  • Pie (noun)

    The vulva.

  • Pie (noun)

    Magpie.

  • Pie (noun)

    The smallest unit of currency in South Asia, equivalent to 1/192 of a rupee or 1/12 of an anna.

  • Pie (verb)

    To hit in the face with a pie, either for comic effect or as a means of protest (see also pieing).

    "I'd like to see someone pie the chairman of the board."

  • Pie (verb)

    To go around (a corner) in a guarded manner.

  • Pie (verb)

    (of printing types) To reduce to confusion; to jumble.

  • Cake (noun)

    A rich, sweet dessert food, typically made of flour, sugar{{,}} and eggs and baked in an oven, and often covered in icing.

  • Cake (noun)

    A small mass of baked dough, especially a thin loaf from unleavened dough.

    "an oatmeal cake"

    "a johnnycake"

  • Cake (noun)

    A thin wafer-shaped mass of fried batter; a griddlecake or pancake.

    "buckwheat cakes"

  • Cake (noun)

    A block of any of various dense materials.

    "a cake of soap"

    "a cake of sand"

  • Cake (noun)

    A trivially easy task or responsibility; from a piece of cake.

  • Cake (noun)

    Money.

  • Cake (noun)

    Used to describe the doctrine of having one's cake and eating it too, particularly regarding the UK’s approach to Brexit negotiations.

  • Cake (verb)

    Coat (something) with a crust of solid material.

    "His shoes are caked with mud."

  • Cake (verb)

    To form into a cake, or mass.

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  • Pie (noun)

    An article of food consisting of paste baked with something in it or under it; as, chicken pie; venison pie; mince pie; apple pie; pumpkin pie.

  • Pie (noun)

    See Camp, n., 5.

  • Pie (noun)

    A magpie.

  • Pie (noun)

    The service book.

  • Pie (noun)

    Type confusedly mixed. See Pi.

  • Pie

    See Pi.

  • Cake (noun)

    A small mass of dough baked; especially, a thin loaf from unleavened dough; as, an oatmeal cake; johnnycake.

  • Cake (noun)

    A sweetened composition of flour and other ingredients, leavened or unleavened, baked in a loaf or mass of any size or shape.

  • Cake (noun)

    A thin wafer-shaped mass of fried batter; a griddlecake or pancake; as buckwheat cakes.

  • Cake (noun)

    A mass of matter concreted, congealed, or molded into a solid mass of any form, esp. into a form rather flat than high; as, a cake of soap; an ague cake.

  • Cake (verb)

    To form into a cake, or mass.

  • Cake (verb)

    To concrete or consolidate into a hard mass, as dough in an oven; to coagulate.

  • Cake (verb)

    To cackle as a goose.

Webster Dictionary
  • Pie (noun)

    dish baked in pastry-lined pan often with a pastry top

  • Pie (noun)

    a prehistoric unrecorded language that was the ancestor of all Indo-European languages

  • Cake (noun)

    a block of solid substance (such as soap or wax);

    "a bar of chocolate"

  • Cake (noun)

    small flat mass of chopped food

  • Cake (noun)

    made from or based on a mixture of flour and sugar and eggs

  • Cake (verb)

    form a coat over;

    "Dirt had coated her face"

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